UBS to buy Credit Suisse for nearly $3.25B to calm turmoil


GENEVA (AP) — Banking giant UBS is buying troubled rival Credit Suisse for almost $3.25 billion, in a deal orchestrated by regulators in an effort to avoid further market-shaking turmoil in the global banking system. Swiss authorities pushed for UBS to take over its smaller rival after a ...

Whiteout leads to 150-vehicle pileup on I-96

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PORTLAND, Mich. (AP) — An interstate highway stretch in central Michigan has reopened after a massive pileup involving 150 vehicles in whiteout conditions that left 16 people hospitalized. Interstate 96 in Ionia County reopened about 10 p.m. Saturday, about five hours after authorities ...

Not going to waste: DNR races to donate confiscated game

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In game poaching cases, after Michigan Department of Natural Resources conservation officers wrap up the casework, their job is far from over. Assuming the meat is salvageable, officers have a short timeframe to ensure it goes to good use. “These cases are usually made at unpredictable ...

Spring Craft Show today

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Mollie, left, and Jade Welcenbach of God’s Country Candles set up Friday along with others for The Daily News Spring Craft Show that takes place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at Kingsford Middle School. The event, which benefits the Newspapers in Education program, will feature 80 booths with ...

Child dies after vehicle crash in Marinette County

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MARINETTE, Wis. — A 5-year-old child died Thursday after being partially ejected from the back seat in a two-vehicle crash in the town of Stephenson. Stella Klempke of Crivitz was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Dylan Klempke, 29, of Crivitz, and was not restrained, Marinette County ...